Asheville Retreat Center: Bend of Ivy Lodge

Create Extraordinary Experiences. In An Extraordinary Place.

Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains near downtown is a magical retreat center, Bend of Ivy Lodge. A unique venue, client rental includes a private 63 acre nature sanctuary of gardens, lodging, commercial kitchen, koi pond, hiking trails, meeting spaces and meditation spaces.

Perfect for corporate retreats, meditation retreats, trainings, organizational meetings, weddings, as well as yoga, creative and wellness retreats. A unique property design of Asian zen, majestic Blue Ridge Mountains and soothing nature.

Want to offer an exceptional experience in scenic and private nature haven in the Blue Ridge Mountains for an upcoming event? Please contact us to inquire!



2019 Bend of Ivy Event Calendar 

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Retreat and enjoy a Bend of Ivy experience in 2019!

Bend of Ivy, a magical eco-friendly 63-acre campus with peaceful indoor and outdoor meeting spaces. Enjoy Asian zen elements mixed with charming restored tobacco barn and woodland grounds. Experience land holding deep energy, and roots graced by history of Cherokee tribe on the land.

Come, experience and share our many offerings, including gardens, river access and more. …
  • Breathtaking Blue Ridge Mountain views
  • 63 Acres to explore of ponds, waterfall and surrounding gardens
  • 4 Indoor meeting facilities and multiple outdoor meeting places
  • Ivy River access, 6+ trails, labyrinth, 3 firepits + local farm along trail
  • Sleeps 27+: Lodge (17+ guests), Studio (5 guests), Roadhouse (4 guests)

  • Bend of Ivy Lodge

  • Blue Ridge Mountain Views

  • Meditate.Play.Explore.Celebrate.

  • Path to Labyrinth

  • Labyrinth Walk

  • River + Rocks

  • Boathouse, Pond and Retreat Center

  • Pond and Gardens

Inquire now about hosting your special event at Bend of Ivy. Our seasonal newsletters are great place to learn of upcoming retreats, workshops and updates at Bend of Ivy.  To subscribe to newsletters, join here.